Monthly Archives: December 2016

Retail at Christmas

Christmas in Retail – Best in Class Execution

Christmas is the busiest time of the year for our CPM Retail team. They work around the clock to deliver best in class displays in store for our clients.

To recognise our Retail Teams for their hard work we’ve pulled together a quick video of their excellent displays in store.

Check out some of our executions for 2016.

(Retail Images representative of our work with Britvic and LRS in Northern Ireland)

 

Irish Retail at a Glance

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CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. Every Wednesday we share the recent announcements. This is a one-stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

Irish Consumers Set To Spend €4.2 Billion This Christmas

The latest Christmas Retail Monitor from Irish retail representative group Retail Ireland has found that Irish retail sales are likely to top €4.2 billion this Christmas. The report predicts an increase of 3.7% in consumer spending this December compared to last year, with total sales of €4.21 billion…

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The cost of Christmas: Irish households will spend an extra €720 in December

Irish households will spend an average of €2,587 this December – approximately €720 more than any other month of the year, according to a report from a retail group published today. The figure is a €26 increase on the average spend for Christmas 2015, Retail Ireland says.

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Irish households to spend an average of over €2,500 on Christmas

Irish people are going to spend some €720 more in December than any other month of the year. That is according to Retail Ireland, the IBEC group that represents the retail sector. It has published its Christmas Retail Monitor 2016, which predicts the Irish household will spend an…

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How to prepare for Christmas in retail?

Christmas is known as the busiest time of the year for retail. In 2015, Irish households were to spend an average of over €2,500 during the festive period. With an increase of 68% on sales during the Black Friday weekend, Christmas 2016 is set to be a great time for retailers.

Check out our interview with Colin Hennessy, Field Sales Manager for the LRS NI Team, to get a true insight into how he and his team prepare in the run-up to Christmas.

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CPM Expert Speak

CPM Expert Speak: Australian holiday shoppers prefer to shop in-store versus online

This month, our CPM Expert Speak feature is brought to you by Andrew Potter, Group Managing Director, CPM Australia & Retail Safari in collaboration with Monash University. CPM Australia and Monash University carried out research around Christmas Shopper Behaviours in the run-up to the festive season.

CPM Australia, in partnership with Monash University, shares its latest research study which examines Christmas Shopper Behaviours during the busiest shopping season of the year.

 

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Irish Retail at a Glance

irish retail

CPM, Ireland’s leading field sales company, takes a look at the Irish retail news for this week. This is a one-stop shop for all your Irish retail news. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter which will include all Retail articles for the previous month, including “Retail at a Glance” subscribe today.

National Retail Supplier Awards Honour Ireland’s Best Suppliers

Leading product and service providers to the retail sector were honoured at the second annual Checkout National Retail Supplier Awards, which took place 25 November, at the Radisson Blu Golden Lane, Dublin 8.

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Almost 2 in 3 shoppers prefer self-service checkouts

When it comes to shoppers’ preferences for paying for basket-sized grocery shopping, almost 2 in 3 (64%) shoppers prefer to use self-service checkouts over cashier checkouts. Recent research on behalf of Retail Intelligence by Empathy Research, amongst a nationally representative sample…

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Majority of those aged 18-24 check their phone overnight

Almost nine out of every ten adults in Ireland now has access to a smartphone. A new survey has also found that nearly three quarters of those aged 18-24 check their phone in the middle of the night.

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